News Sources

Academic Search Complete

A multi-disciplinary full text database that includes peer-reviewed academic journals as well as general magazines and news sources. The database contains full text for more than 8,750 journals including more than 7,800 peer-reviewed titles.

Coverage Start: 
1887
Type: 
Book Reviews, Journal Articles, Magazines, Newspapers

African American Newspapers

Fulltext access to approximately 270 US newspapers spanning 150 years of the African American experience. The collection features papers from more than 35 states—including many rare and historically significant 19th century titles.

Coverage Start: 
1827
Type: 
Newspapers

Alt-PressWatch

Fulltext coverage of newspapers, magazines and journals of the alternative and independent press in America. Includes a broad range of critical issues confronting contemporary society, such as ecology and the environment, grassroots organizing, labor, indigenous peoples, and public policy.

Coverage Start: 
1995
Type: 
Newspapers

Early American Newspapers

Hundreds of colonial-era and United States newspapers; articles editorial content advertisements & classifieds. From the American Antiquarian Society and other institutions

Coverage Start: 
1690
Type: 
Newspapers

Ethnic NewsWatch

Full-text newspapers, magazines, and journals of the ethnic and minority press.  Includes popular, news and community publications as well as scholarly journals.  Ethnic categories covered include African American/Caribbean/African, Arab/Middle Eastern, Asian/Pacific Islander, European/Eastern European, Hispanic, Jewish, and Native People.  Nearly a quarter of the material in the collection is in Spanish.  Updated daily.

Coverage Start: 
1991
Type: 
General Sources, Journal Articles, Newspapers, Primary Sources

GenderWatch

Gender and women's studies literature. Includes over 300 titles, with more than 250 in full-text, from an array of academic, radical, community and independent presses. Topics include sexuality, religion, societal roles, feminism, masculinity, eating disorders, healthcare, and the workplace.

Coverage Start: 
1970
Type: 
Book Reviews, Journal Articles, Newspapers

Left Index

A complete guide to the diverse literature of the left, with an emphasis on political, economic, social and culturally engaged scholarship inside and outside academia.  Coverage includes more than 507,000 citations and abstracts (with some full text) and spans from 1982 and earlier to present. Historically significant early Left publications such as The People (est. NY 1891) and The Class Struggle (1931-1937) along with classic texts by Marx, Lenin, Trotsky, Engels and others, written in the formative years of the Left are also covered.

Coverage Start: 
1982
Type: 
General Sources, Journal Articles, Newspapers

LexisNexis Academic

More than 17,000 of the most credible business, legal, and news sources.  Includes law reviews & journals, Supreme Court decisions, cases & statutes, and the full text of thousands of newspapers, company profiles & other business sources.

Coverage Start: 
1900
Type: 
Data and Statistics, General Sources, Journal Articles, Magazines, Newspapers, Primary Sources

Newspaper Source

Provides cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 national (U.S.) and international newspapers. The database also contains selective full text for more than 330 regional (U.S.) newspapers.  In addition, full-text television and radio news transcripts are provided from CBS News, CNN, CNN International, FOX News, NPR, etc.  Includes Cristian Science Monitor, Washington Post, The Times (London) etc.

 

Coverage Start: 
1985
Type: 
Newspapers

NewspaperDirect PressDisplay

Provides instant online access to today's newspapers from around the world in full-color, full-page format.  The collection currently includes more than 1,200 U.S. and international titles—from 94 countries in 48 languages. Just like reading the familiar print edition, viewers can browse articles and other key content, such as pictures, advertisements, classifieds, and notices. The service also provides up to a 60-day backfile and the ability to perform keyword searches across all titles and the entire backfile.

Type: 
Newspapers

New York State Historic Newspapers

NYS Historic Newspapers are provided by the NY3Rs to enhance access to regional history. This online archive currently consists of 160 newpapers and approximately 2.5 million pages covering 20 counties.  Includes newspapers from Canton & Potsdam, and the Hill News (St. Lawrence University) back to 1911.  

Coverage Start: 
1803
Type: 
Newspapers

ProQuest Central

Multi-disciplinary database containing full text for more than 10,900 titles.   Scholarly journals, newspapers, magazines and business information.

Coverage Start: 
1905
Type: 
Book Reviews, Data and Statistics, General Sources, Journal Articles, Magazines, Newspapers

Proquest Historical Newspapers

Newspaper archive offering full-text and full-image articles for significant newspapers dating back to the 19th Century.  Every issue of each title includes the complete paper-cover-to-cover, with full-page and article images in easily downloadable PDF format.  Newspapers included are; Atlanta Constitution (1868-1945,) Boston Globe (1872-1927,) Chicago Defender (1905-1975,) Chicago Tribune (1847-current,) Christian Science Monitor (1908-current,) Los Angeles Times (1881-current,) New York Times (1851-current,) Wall Street Journal (1889-current,) and Washington

Coverage Start: 
1849
Type: 
Newspapers